Code Quality & Performance Virtual Conference – 2021

I'm so happy to announce I will be hosting the worlds first code quality and performance virtual conference that will be streamed by C# Corner Live on June 18th that starts at 10 am EST. I have been wanting to do a conference like this for over 10 years and I'm so excited to finally … Continue reading Code Quality & Performance Virtual Conference – 2021

Rockin’ The Code World with dotNetDave – Special Guest: Kira Weiss

Join me live on Saturday, May 8th, 2021 at 10:00 PST on C# Corner for season 2, show #24 where I will interview Kira Weiss, Program Manager on Visual Studio. Looking forward to learning more about Visual Studio! Send me your questions for Kira by tweeting it to @realDotNetDave and #RockinCodeWorld. You can also email … Continue reading Rockin’ The Code World with dotNetDave – Special Guest: Kira Weiss

Rockin’ The Code World with dotNetDave – Special Guest: Leslie Richardson

Join me live on Saturday February 20th, 2021 at 10:00 PST on C# Corner for season 2, show #16 where I will interview Leslie Richardson, Technical Program Manager II at Microsoft on the Visual Studio team. Send me your questions for Leslie by tweeting it to @realDotNetDave and #RockinCodeWorld. You can also email your questions … Continue reading Rockin’ The Code World with dotNetDave – Special Guest: Leslie Richardson

Rock Your Code :Coding Standards for Microsoft .NET – 7th Edition

I'm excited to announce the 7th edition on my coding standards book for Microsoft .NET 5! This book is a compilation of common Microsoft .NET coding standards in use today. In the past, for languages like Visual Basic, Microsoft published coding standards in a single document that developers could follow or use as a basis … Continue reading Rock Your Code :Coding Standards for Microsoft .NET – 7th Edition

Analyzing Code for Issues in .NET 5

How do you find issues in your code? Many of these rules have been ingrained in my brain for the over 20 years I have been using .NET, but I still need to use tools to speed up this process or to find the ones I miss. Using a tool like Analyze in Visual Studio will … Continue reading Analyzing Code for Issues in .NET 5

Rockin’ The Code World with dotNetDave – Special Guest: Kathleen Dollard

Join me live on Saturday December 5th, 2020 at 10:00 PST on C# Corner for Show #8 where I will interview Kathleen Dollard, Principal Program Manager at Microsoft and works on products like Visual Studio. I have known Kathleen since the 1990's while working with her on CompuServe and writing for a Visual Basic magazine. … Continue reading Rockin’ The Code World with dotNetDave – Special Guest: Kathleen Dollard

Visual Studio 2019 Issues/ Features Needed

There isn't a perfect application ever released, and the same is true for Visual Studio 2019. There are a lot of great features in VS2019, but there are many issues too, especially when it comes to .NET Core projects. So I decided to create a running list of the issues that I find or find … Continue reading Visual Studio 2019 Issues/ Features Needed

The World Pandemic is Showing Us Websites Are Still Too Hard to Write

Since the 2019 COVID-19 virus pandemic started, one of the issues that I have seen is how hard it is for governments, non-profit’s, etc. to quickly stand up (get it into production) a website. I’m not talking about blogs, but data-driven sites like the ones that show us the latest infection rate information. The worldwide … Continue reading The World Pandemic is Showing Us Websites Are Still Too Hard to Write

256 Seconds with dotNetDave (E10) – My Workflow Before I Submit Code Changes

In this episode of 256 Seconds with dotNetDave, I will share my workflow on what I do before I submit code changes to source control. This video will explain it in detail. I share this workflow because it makes sure that I rarely get bug tickets from quality assurance and hopefully it will for you … Continue reading 256 Seconds with dotNetDave (E10) – My Workflow Before I Submit Code Changes

256 Seconds with dotNetDave (E9) – Fixing NuGet Hell Issues in Visual Studio

In this episode of 256 Seconds with dotNetDave, I show how to help NuGet hell issues in Visual Studio. If you have issues building because of NuGet package errors, this episode will show how to use a Powershell script on how to fix it! This script could also help with DLL issues too. Powershell Script … Continue reading 256 Seconds with dotNetDave (E9) – Fixing NuGet Hell Issues in Visual Studio